The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 108 104 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -23
Contract jobs citing SOAP 32 13 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.07% 0.55% 1.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.95% 1.93% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 26
Average daily rate
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£338 £415 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.67% +35.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £325 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £470 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £38.03 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.82% +8.64%
SOAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
810 673 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.15% 28.71% 25.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 410 307
Average daily rate £335 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 23
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £9.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -13 21 £288 -11.53% 12
South Yorkshire +1 10 £344 -20.52% 3
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 34 (59.65%) REST
2 25 (43.86%) Web Services
3 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (35.09%) XML
5 19 (33.33%) .NET
6 18 (31.58%) System Integration Testing
7 16 (28.07%) Test Automation
7 16 (28.07%) Oracle
7 16 (28.07%) SOA
8 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
9 14 (24.56%) CRM
10 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
10 13 (22.81%) Finance
10 13 (22.81%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (22.81%) Apex Code
11 12 (21.05%) SoapUI
11 12 (21.05%) SQL
12 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
12 11 (19.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 11 (19.30%) Release Management
12 11 (19.30%) Integration Testing
13 10 (17.54%) Software Testing
13 10 (17.54%) ISTQB
13 10 (17.54%) SDLC
13 10 (17.54%) ISEB
14 9 (15.79%) HTML
14 9 (15.79%) Java
14 9 (15.79%) Waterfall
15 8 (14.04%) Change Control
15 8 (14.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (19.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (8.77%) IIS
3 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.51%) SAS
4 2 (3.51%) CMS
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.75%) Drupal
5 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.75%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) Internet
2 4 (7.02%) Firewall
3 3 (5.26%) LDAP
4 1 (1.75%) HTTP
4 1 (1.75%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.75%) CTI
4 1 (1.75%) Intranet
4 1 (1.75%) Network Security
4 1 (1.75%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) OLAP
2 3 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.51%) MOLAP
3 2 (3.51%) ROLAP
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) SoapUI
2 6 (10.53%) Maven
3 4 (7.02%) JUnit
3 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.26%) Build Forge
5 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.51%) Selenium
5 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.75%) NSubstitute
6 1 (1.75%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.75%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.75%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.75%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.75%) NUnit
6 1 (1.75%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (1.75%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Banking
2 1 (1.75%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (49.12%) Developer
2 13 (22.81%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 11 (19.30%) Tester
4 8 (14.04%) Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Technical Developer
5 5 (8.77%) CRM Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Support Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Support Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Support
7 3 (5.26%) Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Data Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Management Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (3.51%) HTML Developer
8 2 (3.51%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (59.65%) REST
2 25 (43.86%) Web Services
3 20 (35.09%) XML
4 19 (33.33%) .NET
5 9 (15.79%) HTML
6 7 (12.28%) WCF
7 6 (10.53%) WSDL
7 6 (10.53%) Middleware
8 5 (8.77%) Spring
8 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET
9 4 (7.02%) XSD
9 4 (7.02%) JSON
10 3 (5.26%) Dojo
10 3 (5.26%) SPML
10 3 (5.26%) Spring Integration
10 3 (5.26%) JSP
10 3 (5.26%) Servlets
10 3 (5.26%) SailPoint
11 2 (3.51%) Hibernate
11 2 (3.51%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.51%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.51%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.51%) Replication
3 2 (3.51%) E-Learning
3 2 (3.51%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.75%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Linux
3 3 (5.26%) UNIX
3 3 (5.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.58%) System Integration Testing
3 16 (28.07%) Test Automation
3 16 (28.07%) SOA
4 14 (24.56%) CRM
5 11 (19.30%) Release Management
5 11 (19.30%) Integration Testing
6 10 (17.54%) Software Testing
6 10 (17.54%) SDLC
7 9 (15.79%) Waterfall
8 8 (14.04%) Change Control
9 7 (12.28%) RAD
10 6 (10.53%) ITIL
11 5 (8.77%) TDD
12 4 (7.02%) MVC
13 3 (5.26%) Scrum
13 3 (5.26%) Identity Management
13 3 (5.26%) Project Management
13 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
1 13 (22.81%) Apex Code
2 12 (21.05%) SQL
3 9 (15.79%) Java
4 7 (12.28%) C#
5 3 (5.26%) BeanShell
6 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) ISEB
1 10 (17.54%) ISTQB
2 8 (14.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.51%) CISSP
3 2 (3.51%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) Oracle
2 13 (22.81%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.77%) IBM
5 4 (7.02%) VMware
5 4 (7.02%) HP
6 3 (5.26%) Sun
6 3 (5.26%) Sybase
6 3 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (5.26%) SAP
6 3 (5.26%) Novell
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco
7 2 (3.51%) Avaya
8 1 (1.75%) KANA
8 1 (1.75%) F5
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago